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Few cities boast a historic heritage as impressive as that of Athens.  A city worshipped by gods and people, a magical city.  The birthplace of civilisation and democracy.  Home to the astonishing...
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TwentyOne Bar Restaurant

Local Tip The 21 bar restaurant provides a unique experience and is a stimulating place with exceptional food, lively atmosphere with pleasant music and trendy cocktails at the bar.

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Acropolis Museum

Local Tip A must see while in Athens; where the blend of modern architecture and ancient treasures provides a unique experience. The view of the Acropolis rock over the museum's huge glass wall is astonishing.

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Georges Bizet: Carmen

Georges Bizet: Carmen

26 Jul - 31 Jul

The passion and musicality of the tragic story of Carmen as it is narrated by Bizet's most famous opera that so scandalised the audience of the 19th century, while at the same time, thanks to its novelties with regard to music and drama, paved the way for the opera art, touch our hearts even today. The most eminent opera of the French... more »

Athens Photos

Changing of the Guards at Syntagma Square

Changing of the Guards at Syntagma Square

Elena Paparizou performing live

Elena Paparizou performing live

The Propylaia, Acropolis

The Propylaia, Acropolis

Acropolis rock

Acropolis rock

New Acropolis Museum

New Acropolis Museum

Sunset at Sounio, by Atzokas www. flickr.com

Sunset at Sounio, by Atzokas www. flickr.com

Herodes Atticus Theatre

Herodes Atticus Theatre

The Ancient Agora

The Ancient Agora

The Roman Forum

The Roman Forum

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